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The best podcasts this November 2020—BBC’s Americast and Lockdown Parenting Hell

Plus go behind the world of Silvio Berlusconi

Americast, BBC

Warm up for the US election with this podcast on American politics, delivered with the behind-the-news style that Brexitcast and Newscast have done so well. It’s presented by Emily Maitlis and Jon Sopel, so there’s serious analysis in each episode, flitting between reactive responses to the latest news and in-depth specials on crucial players. There are spotlights on key concepts such as climate change and changes to voting practices that may inform the election.

Bunga Bunga, Wondery

Silvio Berlusconi is the focus of a sharp eight-part series from comedian Whitney…

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